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SO WHAT – a textile installation by Mary-Anne McTrowe

Gallery 1C03 presents SO WHAT from October 21 – December 11, 2015 at the The University of Winnipeg Buffeteria, 4th floor of Centennial Hall.

UWinnipeg Receives STARS Silver Rating

STARS Ratings recognize the sustainability achievements of post-secondary institutions The University of Winnipeg is pleased to have earned a STARS Silver Rating from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE).  STARS stands for the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System, which measures and encourages sustainability in all aspects of higher education. …Read more >

Giant Storm Flips identities and genders in classic comedy

Winnipeg, MB – The University of Winnipeg’s Department of Theatre and Film opens its theatre season with Shakespeare’s gender-bending comedy, Twelfth Night: or What you Will, directed by faculty member Christopher Brauer. The show runs at the Gas Station Arts Centre from November 24-28, 2015. Ridiculous, laugh-out-loud comedy is the satisfying result of a tangle …Read more >

Get your finger on the pulse of human rights

UWinnipeg’s Global College has created a Human Rights Hub website. It provides a central space to coordinate and promote events and activities of the many individuals and groups taking action on human rights issues in Winnipeg.

A dialogue on climate change with France’s Ambassador to Canada

  Everyone is invited to attend a Dialogue on Climate Change as the world leads up to the Paris summit. Join France’s Ambassador to Canada, Mr. Nicolas Chapuis as he shares his insights and addresses this question:  Will the Paris climate conference shift the world towards a low-carbon economy? The 2015 United Nations Climate Change …Read more >

UWinnipeg Campus Living haunts the dorms

UWinnipeg Campus Living’s Residence Life team and its partners at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Winnipeg invite all brave souls to enter a traditional haunted house this Halloween! The Carn-Evil themed House of Horrors takes place on Saturday, October 31, at 278 Balmoral Street from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend the …Read more >

Trimbee to co-chair Lake Friendly Stewards Alliance steering committee

Dr. Annette Trimbee, President and Vice-Chancellor at The University of Winnipeg, has been appointed co-chair for the Lake Friendly Stewards Alliance Steering Committee by the Province of Manitoba. A respected public policy leader with a strong background in ecology and environmental sciences, Dr. Trimbee will also contribute to the work of the provincial scientific committee …Read more >

UWinnipeg students attend Wildlife Society conference

The Wildlife Society (TWS) brought its annual conference to Canada for the first time in a decade, with Winnipeg taking its inaugural turn as host city creating an opportunity for UWinnipeg students to participate.

Spotlight on Business

The Faculty of Business and Economics at The University of Winnipeg integrates teaching, research and practice, in a curriculum that encourages students to take a multi-disciplinary approach to learning. Our graduates understand the big picture and how business impacts every area of the world and life.  We have created an environment where smaller classes allow students …Read more >

A Fairy-Tale contribution of 1001 tales (plus 499 more)

Little Red Riding Hood and the wolf are just two characters from a collection of 1500 Fairy-Tale films donated to UWinnipeg thanks to renowned fairy-tale scholar Dr. Jack Zipes.